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Power Conversation: Making a Good First Impression (Part 1 of 3)

Power ConversationHow would it feel to be able to do the following?:

  • Start a conversation without fear
  • Have more confidence when speaking to someone
  • Make a memorable first impression
  • Build a lasting relationship
  • Be a successful global businessperson

I covered these topics and more in a recent seminar I gave to about 10 hungry Tokyoites looking to “level up” their English conversation and become global businesspeople. Would you like to know what we talked about? Here’s a quick summary.
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AudioBLOG 1 | Top 10 Tips for Email Writing


On the 1st episode of the AudioBLOG, we go over the following Blog post:

The Top 10 Tips for Writing Business Emails in English

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Top 10 Tips for Giving Excellent Presentations in English

How to Give Effective Presentations

In today’s business world, it is more important than ever to make a good impression on your co-workers, customers, and clients.

Whether you are introducing yourself to your new group members, giving a speech, or trying to sell your product, speaking to an audience is a very valuable skill and it extremely important in the current economic environment.

I’ve been teaching Presentations to businesspeople now for several years and I, myself, have spoken in front of audiences of around 50 people (and once performed a magic show!). Here are my top 10 tips to help you give an excellent presentation.

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Top 10 Tips for Writing Business E-Mails in English

How to Write Business Emails in English

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I started teaching Business English for businesspeople at companies around the Tokyo area about 8 years ago.

Some of the major topics we cover are, Meetings, Presentations, Negotiating, and Entertaining. However, one of the hottest topics right now that people are wanting and needing to learn is:

Writing E-Mails for Business

Here are my top 10 tips!
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